Origin and history.
Rock crystal is a quartz varity that is white to completely transparent. The more transparant, the higher the value. Rock crystal is found in India, Madagascar, Kenya, America, Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, France and Poland. So in many different places! It is a stone that has been used for centuries, mostly as a healing amulet. It is a stone that is populair for centuries. Completely clear crystals are not often found and are therefore very expensive. Always pay attention, because there is a lot of imitation in circulation. Glass is often sold as pure clear quartz, which you often find in jewelry. Real clear quartz always has inclusions. Inclusions are virtually impossible to counterfeit, so this is a good way to tell if its authentic.
Possible healing properties.
Rock crystal is a powerful healing stone and energy enhancer. It is the clearest quartz form which is almost completely transparent in the best quality. On a spiritual level it promotes clear thinking and transcending perception. Supports the connection with the your inner self. Clear quartz cleanses and strengthens the energetic and physical body, including the immune system. Can be used on all chakras. Clear quartz can be used to cleanse and strengthen other gemstones or minerals. A fine basic stone that always comes in handy.